Announcing CMC BC 2019-2020 Concert Season

Announcing CMC BC 2019-2020 Concert Season

The Canadian Music Centre BC (CMC BC) is pleased to announce Season 4, with six unforgettable concerts celebrating seven outstanding composers: Jacqueline Leggatt, Jocelyn Morlock, Jordan Nobles, Ernst Schneider, Ross Alden, Stephen Chatman, and Leila Lustig. This...
A Magical Evening of Music & Art

A Magical Evening of Music & Art

Pictured beneath Martin Creed’s installation ‘Everything Is Going To Be Alright‘ are members of the Borealis String Quartet with Dr. Jennifer Butler (3rd L); Rennie Museum Director Wendy Chang (4th L); Jordan Nobles (2nd R) & Sean Bickerton (R)...
8 X 5 @ rennie museum 6/17 @ 7

8 X 5 @ rennie museum 6/17 @ 7

Please join us June 17 for a completely unique evening of music, art, creativity, and camaraderie as we celebrate new voices in a new, completely unique space. CMC BC is pleased to present the world premiere of 8 new 5-Minute String Quartets performed by Borealis...
A Celebration of The Life & Music Of Alexina Louie

A Celebration of The Life & Music Of Alexina Louie

I met Alexina Louie many years ago in New York. Two of the pianists I managed at Columbia Artists Management — Ralph Markham & Kenneth Broadway — were performing a suite she had written on tour. It featured a movement beautifully evocative of gamelan music and...
8 x 5: 8 New 5-Minute Quartets Inspired By Art

8 x 5: 8 New 5-Minute Quartets Inspired By Art

Join us Monday evening, June 17 at 7pm in the architecturally spectacular rennie museum for ‘8 x 5’ — a special evening featuring the world premiere of eight new, five-minute string quartets performed by the internationally renowned Borealis String...
Jon Washburn Receives CMC BC 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

Jon Washburn Receives CMC BC 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

Conductor and Composer Jon Washburn was presented with CMC BC’s 2019 Barbara Pentland Lifetime Achievement Award at his final concert conducting the Vancouver Chamber Choir as Music Director Friday night, May 10. My remarks in presenting the award to Jon follow:...